Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich

Former House Speaker

Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Newt Gingrich is well-known as the architect of the "Contract with America" that helped the Republican Party reclaim a majority in the House for the first time in 40 years. Newt was also a Republican candidate for president of the United States in 2012.Read More

Today Gingrich is chairman of Gingrich 360, a full-service American consulting, education, and media production group that connects the past, present, and future to inspire audiences, solve challenges, and develop opportunities.

Gingrich is the host of the "Newt’s World" podcast, a dynamic new weekly series that offers context to today’s world through entertaining stories and conversations. The podcast is distributed by Westwood One. He has published 36 books including 16 fiction and nonfiction New York Times bestsellers, such as "Understanding Trump and Trump’s America: The Truth About Our Nation’s Great Comeback."

Gingrich is the longest-serving teacher of both the Joint War Fighting course for Major Generals and Capstone for rising generals. In addition, he has served as a member of the Defense Policy Board, the Terrorism Task Force for the Council on Foreign Relations, and he co-chaired the Task Force on United Nations Reform.

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